Director of Health Justice
Laura F. Redman is the Director of the Health Justice Program at NYLPI, where she leads NYLPI’s program challenging health disparities and systemic and institutional barriers to accessing quality health care. Before joining NYLPI, Laura worked at the National Center for Law and Economic Justice first as an Equal Justice Works fellow focused on access to Medicaid, and later as a Senior Attorney litigating federal and state class action cases seeking systemic reform in the public benefits system. Prior to NCLEJ, Laura was a Senior Legal Officer at the Commission for Racial Equality in the United Kingdom and clerked for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, Staff Attorneys’ Office. Laura has a J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law and an M.A. in Gender Studies from Birkbeck College at the University of London.